My hermeneutic of suspicion wasn’t enough. I needed a hermeneutic of the hip.
Foot washing expresses John’s vision of communion.
When we hear Jesus retort, “Tell that fox….,” we have to keep in mind the litany of intersections between Jesus, his followers, and the Herodian dynasty.
Some questions—as opposed to a categorical judgment—about Joel Green's post
“If to get a good message you need to make Judaism look bad, then you don’t have a good message.”
We recognize ourselves in those who accompany Jesus on that longest, hardest night.
Part of me thinks Palm Sunday worship is all too much—too loud, too celebratory.
Jesus enacts the very things we humans have been unable to enact on our own.
Trust and treasure, trust and treasure
The thing Peter needs is right there in front of him.
What if we are the Pharisees?
Death is inevitable for the living. It’s also a requisite for that which is yet to live.